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 2022-06-29 19:33 

Irish Independent

900,000 worth of cannabis seized in Dublin and Athlone...

Revenue have seized 44kg of herbal cannabis worth over 900,000 in Dublin and Athlone....

 2022-06-29 19:23 

Irish Independent

Man involved in 35,000 fraud and assaults on two sex workers is jailed...

A Dublin man who was involved in the theft of 35,000 and the assault of two escorts has been sentenced to five years in prison....

 2022-06-29 19:18 

Irish Independent

R&B star R Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case...

R Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using his R&B superstardom to subject young fans to systematic sexual abuse....

 2022-06-29 19:16 

RTE

Decision to review du Plantier murder significant...
 2022-06-29 19:11 

Irish Independent

Taoiseach signals backing for second Scottish independence referendum to be held...

The Taoiseach has appeared to signal soft backing for the holding of a second Scottish Independence referendum next year....

 2022-06-29 19:02 

Irish Independent

Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee hints at starting brand new show...

Writer Lisa McGee has revealed that she is currently working on a brand-new TV show, as she tweeted out some of her inspirations for Derry Girls....

 2022-06-29 18:52 

RTE

Broadband roll-out ahead of 'revised targets'...

The roll-out of rural broadband is ahead of its "revised targets", and may well finish the year a month ahead of schedule, an Oireachtas committee has heard....

 2022-06-29 18:49 

Irish Independent

Only surviving Islamist terrorist who carried out Paris terror attacks found guilty of murder...

A French court has handed down a guilty verdict for all of the 20 men tried for the 2015 killing of 130 people in a coordinated gun-and-bomb rampage by Islamist gunmen in Paris....

 2022-06-29 18:38 

Irish Independent

Evening headlines: Man claims he was brutally beaten in unprovoked 'terrifying' daylight attack; Irish child who died in Spanish pool named...

Here are the top stories on Independent.ie this evening....

 2022-06-29 18:20 

Irish Independent

Singer R Kelly sentenced to 30 years for racketeering and sex trafficking...

R&B singer R Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison by a federal court in New York for masterminding an elaborate scheme to entice and sexually exploit young aspiring singers and underage children....

 2022-06-29 18:17 

Irish Independent

Binman allegedly injured after lorry went over speed ramp sues for 350,000...

A former worker with a bin collection company is suing over injuries he allegedly sustained when the refuse truck he was in drove over a speed ramp....

 2022-06-29 18:13 

Irish Independent

Tenant absconds leaving dead dog in wardrobe...

A CORK landlord has told how a tenant who absconded from an apartment she was renting from him left a dead pet dog in a bin-liner in a wardrobe surrounded by a mountain of rubbish with a resulting clean up bill of 8,000 before the property could be let ou...

 2022-06-29 18:09 

Irish Independent

Francis Bacon portrait of Lucian Freud sets records in 43.4 million sale...

A Francis Bacon painting of Lucian Freud has sold for 43.4 million on its auction debut, making it the most valuable single panel piece by the artist, according to Sotheby's....

 2022-06-29 18:00 

Irish Independent

'It was bonkers, that's the only word to describe it' Ex-Galway star Joe Bergin on melee red cards...

Former Galway captain and All-Ireland winner Joe Bergin believes the solution the officials took in sending off both Armagh and Galway captains Aidan Nugent and Sean Kelly in response to the melee that took place last Sunday in Croke Park was 'complet...

 2022-06-29 17:50 

Irish Independent

25 years after her brutal murder in west Cork, 25 key questions in hunt for Sophie's killer...

December 23, 2021, marked the 25th anniversary of the brutal murder of French mother of one Sophie Toscan du Plantier (39) in west Cork....

 2022-06-29 17:45 

Irish Independent

25 years on: Key players in the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case and where they are now...

SOME of Ireland's most experienced detectives are now re-examining the Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case file 25 years after it was first opened following the brutal killing of the French film executive....

 2022-06-29 17:33 

Irish Independent

Romelu Lukaku returns to Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea...

Romelu Lukaku has completed his loan move back to Inter Milan from Chelsea, the Premier League club have confirmed....

 2022-06-29 17:32 

Irish Independent

Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris...

A special French court found 20 men guilty of involvement in the so-called Islamic State terrorist attacks on the Bataclan theatre, Paris cafes and France's national stadium in 2015 that killed 130 people in the deadliest peacetime attacks in French h...

 2022-06-29 17:22 

RTE

Sexual harassment claim against RT sees Covid delay...

Blthnaid N Chofaigh's sexual harassment claim against RT at the Workplace Relations Commission has been delayed until September after key defence witnesses contracted Covid-19....

 2022-06-29 17:22 

Irish Independent

Cork football requires considerable work to become genuine All-Ireland title winning contenders...

As expected Dublin comfortably strolled past Cork to set up a dream All Ireland semi-final against arch rivals Kerry. For Cork, Saturday was the end of a long and arduous road, but given the rough and tumble season maybe they can be satisfied to have reac...

 2022-06-29 17:17 

Irish Independent

New Zealand Rugby Union to decide if Jeremy Loughman HIA incident merits further investigation...

PLAYER welfare lobby group 'Progressive Rugby' has branded the decision to allow Ireland prop Jeremy Loughman return to the field of play in this morning's defeat to the New Zealand Maori...

 2022-06-29 17:09 

Irish Independent

Cleary suggests Cork's poor conditioning as much as anything is slowing their progress to play with the big boys...
 2022-06-29 17:05 

Irish Independent

Marlay Park: Concert goers face more travel misery tonight with no extra buses laid on for Red Hot Chili Peppers...

Red Hot Chili Peppers fans face being left stranded tonight after transport chiefs confirmed there will be no extra buses laid on for concert goers attending Marlay Park gigs....

 2022-06-29 16:59 

RTE

Garda to review Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case...

The garda Cold Case Unit is to conduct a "full review" of the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996....

 2022-06-29 16:53 

Irish Independent

44,388 LEGO pieces used to recreate model of Glendalough in Wicklow...

WICKLOW'S most iconic heritage site, Glendalough, has been recreated out of 44,388 LEGO bricks....

 2022-06-29 16:45 

Irish Independent

The curious case of Jeremy Loughman's HIA raises a lot of questions...

Halfway through Ireland's opener in Hamilton this morning we got a text from a survivor of the 1997 rough equivalent: the Maori versus Ireland Development in Palmerston North on what became known as the Tour to Hell....

 2022-06-29 16:38 

Irish Independent

Fasta de scannin nua ag an bhFleadh Scannin...

T go leor cainte danta faoin scannn An Cailn Ciin, agus scannin eile as Gaeilge at danta faoin scim Cine 4 ar ns Arracht, Foscadh agus Roise agus Frank. T rd mholadh faighte acu agus sin tuillte acu gan amhras mar is liri iad ar chruthaitheacht, ealaon ag...

 2022-06-29 16:35 

Irish Independent

Pro-choice Nancy Pelosi receives communion at Vatican despite home city ban...

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with Pope Francis and received communion during a papal mass in St Peter's Basilica, witnesses said, despite her position in support of abortion rights....

 2022-06-29 16:32 

Irish Independent

Deputy Pa Daly criticises Taoiseach in Dil as 91 adults and 14 children now homeless in Kerry...

Sinn Fin Deputy Pa Daly said that 91 adults and 14 children are currently homeless in the county....

 2022-06-29 16:26 

Irish Independent

Woman who needed money for surgery in Turkey let man she met on night out use her bank account in 72,000 fraud...

A woman who agreed to let a man she me on a night out to use her bank account in exchange for 3,000 she needed for surgery in Turkey has been given a suspended sentence....

 2022-06-29 16:22 

RTE

Women say they were 'maimed' by mesh implant surgery...

Women who underwent damaging surgery in Irish hospitals have accused health authorities of dragging them into a "nightmare" of "gaslighting, ignorance and disrespect"....

 2022-06-29 16:20 

Irish Independent

Doneraile Court, Annes Grove to share Guinness legacy...

VISITORS to Doneraile Court and Annes Grove in North Cork will soon be able to view some of the sixty nine horse drawn carriages bequeathed to the State by Guinness heir and the founder of Claddagh Record, Garech De Brn....

 2022-06-29 16:20 

Irish Independent

Streetscape revamp threat to town's Georgian status...

FEELINGS are running high in Doneraile as work got underway in the past fortnight on transforming the main street in the north Cork town, one of Ireland's original planned demesne towns....

 2022-06-29 16:19 

Irish Independent

R Kelly branded 'pied piper of R&B' by victims ahead of sentence in sex case...

R Kelly was branded "the pied piper of R&B" as he came face to face with several of his victims who detailed his "deplorable and inexplicable" abuse ahead of his sentencing....

 2022-06-29 16:19 

Irish Independent

Cold-case review into 1996 murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier to get underway...

Garda have announced that they will now conduct a full cold case review into the high profile murder of Frenchwoman Sophie Toscan du Plantier who was murdered in December 1996....

 2022-06-29 16:17 

Irish Independent

Watch: Emotional moment as ex-Armagh footballer Amy Mulholland gets selected in AFLW draft...

The number of Irish women who will play in the upcoming AFLW season has soared to 21 with the news that former Armagh footballer Amy Mulholland was selected in their draft....

 2022-06-29 16:03 

RTE

Pelley confirms Saudis made approach for European Tour...

DP World Tour chief Keith Pelley has revealed the steps LIV Golf Investments made to invest in or take hold of the European Tour in an exclusive interview with RT Sport, where he also talks about the new partnership with PGA colleagues....

 2022-06-29 16:00 

Irish Independent

Major building project announced for Killarney school...

Minister for Education and Kerry T.D. Norma Foley has announced an ambitious, state-of-the-art building project for the provision of special education at Holy Cross Mercy School Killarney....

 2022-06-29 15:45 

Irish Independent

Only Murders in the Building review: Podcasting sleuths are back at the crime scene...
 2022-06-29 15:45 

Irish Independent

Only Murders in the Building season 2 review: Podcasting sleuths are back at the crime scene...

The second season of a hit TV series can be tricky, especially when the first one was a bolt-from-the-blue sensation that beguiled and delighted anyone who watched it, and ended up on every critic's best-of-the-year list....

 2022-06-29 15:41 

Irish Independent

Tralee's Emmet O'Grady takes maiden Superbike race win...

Tralee racer Emmet O'Grady won his first ever Dunlop Masters Superbike Championship race on Sunday. The Honda CBR 1000 rider was contesting the third weekend of the national championships at Mondello Park at the weekend....

 2022-06-29 15:41 

Irish Independent

London markets lower at close amid waning consumer confidence...

The FTSE lost ground for the first time in weeks as weak consumer confidence figures from the US stalled trading....

 2022-06-29 15:34 

Irish Independent

Drogheda Mayor welcomes zero tolerance approach to domestic abuse...

Drogheda Mayor Michelle Hall has welcomed the new Zero Tolerance strategy to tackle domestic, sexual and gender-based violence announced by Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee and Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic...

 2022-06-29 15:34 

Irish Independent

Man (50s) arrested during investigation into bribery in the retail sector...

A man has been arrested in Dublin in relation to an ongoing investigation into bribery in the retail sector....

 2022-06-29 15:31 

Irish Independent

Family welcome inquest verdict for Derry mother Kathleen Thompson who was killed by soldier in 1971...

The family of a Derry mother of six who was shot dead by a soldier in 1971 have welcomed the findings of an inquest that her killing was "unjustified";....

 2022-06-29 15:29 

Irish Independent

Cork City receive major promotion boost with signing of English striker Louis Britton...

Cork City's promotion prospects have received a considerable boost after they swooped to take English striker Louis Britton from under the noses of Munster rivals Waterford....

 2022-06-29 15:26 

Irish Independent

Starstruck Olivia Rodrigo fan meets teen singer in Cork pastry shop...

A delighted Olivia Rodrigo fan has been sharing the story of how she met the international star as she was ordering a crepe in Cork....

 2022-06-29 15:26 

Irish Independent

30m gas project in Mitchelstown is key to reducing reliance on fossil fuels...

Construction will be begin next year on Ireland's first large-scale renewable-gas-injection facility in Mitchelstown....

 2022-06-29 15:19 

RTE

WHO warns of monkeypox risk to vulnerable groups...

The World Health Organization has said "sustained transmission" of monkeypox worldwide could see the virus begin to move into high-risk groups, like pregnant women, immunocompromised people and children....

 2022-06-29 15:13 

Irish Independent

Irish child who died in Spanish pool named as funeral details announced...

The funeral of a Donegal child who died in a tragic swimming pool accident in Spain is to take place later this week....

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